GLOBAL PLANT ENGINEERING: Focus on Hannover Messe, best practices

Latest issue preview April event in Germany, looks at optimizing plant efficiencies and practices from maintenance to energy

01/18/2011


 

 

 

Global Plant Engineering’s first issue of 2011 takes an in-depth look at the 2011 Hannover Meese, the world’s leading industrial trade show. The theme of the 2011 event is “Smart Efficiency" and exhibiting companies will present intelligent solutions aimed at cutting costs, optimizing process efficiency and conserving resources at every stage of the production chain.

 

The issue also looks at best practices within the manufacturing facility, from how to drive greater energy efficiency to improving maintenance practices to drive greater cost savings.

 

Besides the regular focus on breaking industry news from Asia, Europe and North America, the January 2011 issue also looks at:

 

·         How developing an energy master plan reduces costs

 

·         How to integrate disparate control systems

 

·         How sound safeguarding practices improve ergonomics, safety

 

The latest issue of Global Plant Engineering, a joint venture between CFE Media and Hannover Messe, is available by clicking here.

 



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